Credentialed LPN offering 5 years of experience providing compassionate care in healthcare environment.
Skilled LPN with solid background working in healthcare environments under supervision of qualified RNs to deliver exceptional patient care and nursing support. Highly observant, detail-oriented and dedicated to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare.
Enthusiastic individual with superior skills in working in both team-based and independent capacities. Bringing strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills to any setting. Excited to begin new challenge with successful team.
Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
Collected biological samples from patients and performed routine lab tests to support diagnosis.
Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
Provided pre- and post-operative nursing care.
Monitored infection control procedures to ensure facility-wide health and safety.
Provided behavioral and emotional support and closely supervised patients suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's.
Checked in on patients at regular intervals to record food and fluid intake and output, taking measures to promote healthy levels as needed.
Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
Performed triage to maximum team productivity and effectiveness.
Assisted patients with daily tasks, such as dressing, hygiene upkeep and movement throughout facility,
Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare team plan and implement effective treatment plans.
Communicated effectively with patients and loved ones to explain diagnoses, treatment options and procedures.
Worked with Nurse Managers to evaluate intervention outcomes and make needed adjustments to care plans.
Took blood, tissue and fluid samples to perform laboratory tests.
Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
Provided training and supervision to 4-member staff in dementia unit.
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